20-year GMO report card: Biotech shrinks ag’s ecological impact, increased farm income $167 billion | Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic modification has had a dramatic impact on crop production, agricultural sustainability and the economics of farming, in the 26 countries growing major staple crops, according to a new study.

Source: 20-year GMO report card: Biotech shrinks ag’s ecological impact, increased farm income $167 billion | Genetic Literacy Project

5 ‘game changer’ technologies improving modern agriculture | Genetic Literacy Project

1. GPS technology GPS may be the biggest game changer in agriculture. While things like autosteer have made driving the tractor a little easier, one of the

Source: 5 ‘game changer’ technologies improving modern agriculture | Genetic Literacy Project

CRISPR conundrum: Is there a line between GMOs and ‘natural’ crops when genes are edited? | Genetic Literacy Project

New gene-editing techniques like CRISPR can be detected, but can’t be distinguished from “natural” genetic changes. Should regulators and the public care?

Source: CRISPR conundrum: Is there a line between GMOs and ‘natural’ crops when genes are edited? | Genetic Literacy Project

CRISPR conundrum: Is there a line between GMOs and ‘natural’ crops when genes are edited? | Genetic Literacy Project

New gene-editing techniques like CRISPR can be detected, but can’t be distinguished from “natural” genetic changes. Should regulators and the public care?

Source: CRISPR conundrum: Is there a line between GMOs and ‘natural’ crops when genes are edited? | Genetic Literacy Project